Russians Sent Thousands of Threats Against U.S. Judge James Robart After Trump Tweeted About Him

Russians Sent Thousands of Threats Against U.S. Judge James Robart After Trump Tweeted About Him

Thousands of threatening messages that were sent to U.S. District Judge James Robart during Donald Trump’s presidency came from Russia, according to CBS.Robart, who temporarily blocked Trump’s travel ban on predominantly Muslim countries, received numerous online death threats and criticisms after Trump tweeted a series of attacks against him in 2017.In an interview with CBS’…

Tanzania’s COVID Response Echoes South Africa’s AIDS Denial | Opinion

Tanzania’s COVID Response Echoes South Africa’s AIDS Denial | Opinion

Tanzania’s autocratic president John Magufuli is determined to walk a reckless path. Since June 2020, he has consistently declared that COVID-19, which has sickened millions and cost 2.4 million lives worldwide, doesn’t exist in his country.Cases that appeared in Tanzania had been eliminated, thanks to God and the country’s fervent prayers, he claimed. He implored…

U.S. defense secretary calls for immediate reduction in violence in Afghanistan

U.S. defense secretary calls for immediate reduction in violence in Afghanistan

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin speaks to Defense Department personnel during a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., February 10, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Friday said there must be an immediate reduction of violence in Afghanistan, adding there had…

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A 3D printed Facebook logo and keyboard buttons are placed on a computer motherboard in this illustration taken January 21, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) – It’s a truism that the real news story isn’t the dog biting the man, but vice versa. A proposed U.S. law aimed at helping small media outlets…